The annual conference of the International Consortium for Educational Development took place in lovely Stockholm from June 16-18 and attracted 600 delegates including the National Forum’s Niamh Rushe and Catherine O’Mahony. Here are their insights from the ICED conference. A focussed and positive start! While the conference included many topics relating to educational and academic…Details
The National Forum has received a number of queries which suggests that there is some confusion as to the connections between the networking event, currently being organised by DCU‚Äôs National Institute for Digital Learning (NIDL), the current funding call and the National Forum. The proposed networking event is an initiative of DCU itself to facilitate…Details
The National Forum Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund online system for submitting proposals in 2014 is now available. The system has been developed to make it easier for prospective providers to submit and manage their proposals. This system enables a fully online, paperless approach to the submission of funding proposals. This is a fully secure…Details
Following a successful inaugural National Seminar Series, the National Forum is pleased to announce that applications are now open for the National Seminar Series 2014/2015.
Click here to watch the recording of the Teaching and Learning Enhancement call for funding webinar held on Thursday the 26th of June at 11am.
This webinar provides an overview of the inaugural call of the Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund, and demonstrates the interface to be used to submit funding proposals
Calling all design students!
The National Forum is looking for a student or recent graduate to design the award for the 2014 Teaching Hero Awards in September. Click here for further details
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One of the main areas of work for the National Forum is to investigate the possible structures a professional development framework for Ireland might take.¬† A number of projects are underway in this area including our recent dialogues sessions with networks and disciplinary groups as well as a thorough examination of international examples of such…Details
Building Digital Capacity‚ An Update Following the sectoral consultations that have taken place in the last two months the National Forum has published, Building Digital Capacity in Higher Education, Principles and first insights from the sectoral consultation with preliminary recommendations and actionable first steps. This document marks the completion of the first phase of the…Details